101 American Customs - Understanding American Language and Culture Through Common Practices

Barcode: 58945186 Call Number: IL-ENG Col Material Type: Print Language: English Collection: Language Resource Center

101 Spanish Riddles - Understanding Spanish Language and Culture Through Humor

Barcode: 58944800 Call Number: FR-SPA Fal Material Type: Print Language: English Description: "Riddles are an essential component of Hispanic humor and folklore. This title presents a fun and entertaining way to expand your knowledge of both Spanish language and culture. Organized into ten thematic sections, each riddle is accompanied by a humorous illustration, an English translation, and the answer." -Worldcat Collection: Language Resource Center

103 great poems: A Dual-Language Book - 103 Meistergedichte

cover image Barcode: 58946362 Call Number: FR-GER Goe Material Type: Print-Dual-Language Language: English, German Description: Exceptionally fine poetry by Germany’s greatest literary figure spans a wide range of styles, forms and moods, offering a rich selection of the poet’s verse-from his earliest, "An den Schlaf" ("To Sleep"), written when he was 18, to his last great poem, "Verdachtnis" ("Legacy"), written when he was 80. Excellent line-for-line English translations of such masterworks as "Prometheus," "Rastlose Liebe" ("Restless Love"), ... Collection: Language Resource Center

1492 Conquest of Paradise

cover image Barcode: 58960967 Call Number: DL-RS256A Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 154 min. Language: English Creator: Directed by Ridley Scott Description: Christopher Columbus' discovery of the Americas and the effect this has on the indigenous people.

1948: Creation and Catastrophe

cover image Barcode: 58963426 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 85 min. Language: English Creator: Directed by Andy Trimlett Description: Through riveting and moving personal recollections of both Palestinians and Israelis, 1948: Creation and Catastrophe reveals the shocking events of the most pivotal year in the most controversial conflict in the world. Collection: Language Resource Center

2001: A Space Odyssey

Barcode: 58963033 Material Type: Video -Digital Language: English Creator: Directed by Stanley Kubrick Description: After discovering a mysterious artifact buried beneath the lunar surface, mankind sets off on a quest to find its origins with help from intelligent supercomputer HAL 9000. Rating Audience (Video Only): G

24 Hour Party People

Barcode: 58965737 Material Type: Video -Digital Language: English Creator: Directed by Michael Winterbottom

501 Portuguese verbs : fully conjugated in all the tenses

Barcode: 58944804 Call Number: IL-POR Nit Material Type: Print Language: English Collection: Language Resource Center

A Cantor on Trial

Barcode: 58956945 Call Number: International Jewry Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 10 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: 1 Language: English Description: This short gem features Louis Waldman playing three different parts- first an old-world Eastern European, then a German, each auditioning to be the synagogue cantor. Displeased with what they've heard and unable to agree, the synagogue committee is visited by Leibele's agent, who offers them a third alternative: a modern an AmaericanChazan, with "pep and jazz" who can do Kol Nidre with a "two-step" and Netaneh Tokef with a "black bottom." Collection: Martin Salinger Resource Collection

A Common Ground

Barcode: 58951859 Call Number: CMENAS Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 21 min. Language: English Collection: CMENAS

A Communicative Syllabus Design for Pronunciation and Speaking Instruction

Barcode: 58963798 Call Number: DL-E29 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 99 min. Language: English Creator: Directed by Joan Morley Description: Joan Morely presents a lecture on creating a communicative syllabus for pronunciation and speaking instruction. This was presented at the TESOL conference in 1994. Collection: Language Resource Center

A Film Unfinished

cover image Barcode: 58961962 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 88 min. Language: English Creator: Directed by Yael Hersonski Description: A film about an unfinished film which portrays the people behind and before the camera in the Warsaw Ghetto, exposing the extent of the cinematic manipulation forever changing the way we look at historic images. Rating Audience (Video Only): UR Collection: Language Resource Center

A Fistful of Dollars

cover image Barcode: 58957558 Call Number: D-58957558 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 100 min Language: English Creator: Directed by Sergio Leone Description: A mysterious gunman has just arrived in San Miguel, a grim and dusty border town where two rival bands of smugglers are terrorizing the impoverished citizens. A master of the "quick-draw", the stranger soon receives lucrative offers of employment from each gang. Rating Audience (Video Only): R Collection: Language Resource Center

A Foreign Affair

cover image Barcode: 58962436 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 116 min. Language: English Creator: Directed by Billy Wilder Description: In occupied Berlin, an army captain is torn between an ex-Nazi café singer and the U.S. congresswoman investigating her. Rating Audience (Video Only): Approved Collection: Language Resource Center

A History of Swedish Literature

cover image Barcode: 58963291 Call Number: FR-SWE Alg Material Type: Print Language: English Creator: Ingemar Algulin Collection: Language Resource Center

A Home on the Range: The Jewish Chicken Ranchers of Petaluma

cover image Barcode: 58958055 Call Number: Jewish Experience in America Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 56 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: English Creator: Directed by Bonnie Burt and Judith Montell Description: Jack London, California vigilantes, McCarthyism, the Cold War and the agribusiness all come to life in this quintessentially American story of how a grop of immigrants find their new home , a home on the range. Meet this fractious, idealistic, intrepid group of Eastern European Jews, and their descendants as they confront obstacles of language and culture on their journey towards becoming Americans. Collection: Martin Salinger Resource Collection

A hundreds of heads survival guide - How to survive your freshman year

Barcode: 58944361 Material Type: Print Language: English Description: "How To Survive Your Freshman Year offers incoming college freshmen the experience, advice, and wisdom of their peers: hundreds of other students who have survived their first year of college and have something interesting to say about it." -Google Books Collection: Language Resource Center

A Little Miracle; Yizkor; Y'rusha

Barcode: 58962610 Call Number: Salinger Music Material Type: Audio -CD Language: English Creator: David Stock Description: Milken Archive of American Jewish Music Collection: Martin Salinger Resource Collection

A Monster Calls

cover image Barcode: 58963035 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 108 min. Language: English Creator: Directed by J.A. Bayona Description: A boy seeks the help of a tree monster to cope with his single mother's terminal illness. Collection: Language Resource Center

A New Analysis Of Language Learning

Barcode: 25055 Call Number: PED-Second Language Learning Material Type: Print -Pedagogical Language: English Description: A comprehensive collection of exploratory articles selected and written by T. Chomei is available in English. Initially, when published in several international academic journals, the first five articles elicited considerable response from scholars all over Europe, the USA, and the USSR. The other two articles, originally written in Japanese, have been completely revised and translated. This collection reflects the author's life time pursuit in audio visual education, applied linguistics, and ... Collection: Language Resource Center

A Practical Primer For Developing A Business German Program

Barcode: 58954922 Call Number: PED-Curriculum Development Material Type: Print-Pedagogical Language: English Creator: Andrea Vlatten and Maria Egbert Collection: Goethe Institute Collection

A Price Above Rubies

cover image Barcode: 58957914 Call Number: Jewish Experience in America Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 116 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 Language: English Creator: Directed by Boaz Yakin Description: "This widely acclaimed motion picture features outstanding performances from rising stars Renee Zellweger (Jerry Maguire) and Julianna Margulies (TV’s ER, The Newton Boys). Sonia (Zellweger) is a young woman who always did just what was expected: she married the right man, moved to the right neighborhood and had a beautiful baby. And yet, when she discovers an exciting world beyond her tightly knit community, it sparks a growing desire for independence that threatens the security of the ... Collection: Martin Salinger Resource Collection

A Quick Guide to LLAMA : Agile Project Management for Learning

cover image Barcode: 58957605 Call Number: LRC Staff 1195A Tor Material Type: Print Language: English Creator: Megan Torrance Description: "You’ll find in short order that this book isn’t a how-to book. It’s a guide, a reference, a companion piece to your project management. Some of it applies to whatever project approach you’re using. Some of it is Agile-specific. As you go through the book, you will take the pieces that work for you and your project and make them your own. On Time. In Budget. What They Need (even if that changes!). That’s what you can expect as you implement LLAMA or any of the Agile project ... Collection: LRC Staff Collection

A Short Guide to Writing about Film

Barcode: 58945600 Call Number: PED-Film and Video Material Type: Print-Pedagogical Language: English Collection: Language Resource Center

A Space Exodus

cover image Barcode: 58965559 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 6 mins Language: English Creator: Directed by Larissa Sansour Description: "A Space Exodus quirkily sets up an adapted stretch of Stanley Kubrick's Space Odyssey in a Middle Eastern political context. The recognizable music scores of the 1968 science fiction film are changed to arabesque chords matching the surreal visuals of Sansour's film. The film follows the artist herself onto a phantasmagoric journey through the universe echoing Stanley Kubrick's thematic concerns for human evolution, progress and technology. However, in her film, Sansour posits the idea of ... Collection: Language Resource Center